Upcoming actor Anurag Bitupan Gogoi has recently bagged the ‘NEBCUS Media Award 2016’ as the Best Popular Actor for his performance in the song ‘Kiring Kiring Mobile Phone’ from the album ‘Debojit Live 4’. The song has been rendered by popular Assamese singer-lyricist-music director Debojit Borah. After receiving the award, the actor shared his feeling saying that finally his hard work and dedication got appreciated. He offered his thanks to the socio-cultural group ‘NEBCUS’ for presenting him with such an award.
Anurag, son of Indreswar Gogoi and Reena Gogoi, was born in Soraimoria village of Sivasagar and was attracted to this field since childhood. He started acting in 2012, playing various characters in ‘Bhaona’ staged in his village. Then he moved to television and worked in various mega-serials like Rang Channel’s ‘Paas Porisalokor Paas Sobi’, ‘Xahu Bowari’, ‘Aparadh’, Jonakk Channel’s ‘Ghar Jowai’ etc. He also played an important role in the Bani Das directed Assamese feature film ‘Ahetuk’. He also worked in popular mega-serials like ‘Assam Fights Back’, ‘Ekhoni Nila Sador’, ‘Beharbarir Outpost’ etc.